June 1, 2018

Daily Announcements

June 1st, 2018 



Huge congratulations to the Oak Barbarians who beat Carson Graham in the semi final. They will be playing Shawnigan Lake in provincial championship final on Friday at 5:30!

Oak Bay Short Film Fest premieres again.  Submissions of 5 minutes max being accepted until June 1st.  Festival is Friday, June 8th during Focus.  Any questions please see Mr. Laird.

Yoga session on Thursday, June 7th in the Dance Studio after school starting from 4:30-5:30.  We hope we can raise awareness for women in Afghanistan who experience oppression.  There is no cost for participating in this event.  However, we recommend you to bring $5-$10 for donations in order to support women in Afghanistan.

Would the following students please come to the office for a message:

  • Sydney Muir
  • Henry Down
  • Katie Muirhead
  • Ewan McKenzie


Math 11 Numeracy sample exam.  It is recommended that all grade 11 students complete the sample prior to Friday June 22nd.  This will be completed during one block and a focus block during regular scheduled math blocks.  Here is a support UPDATED LINK

Complete/Finish a Math Course this Summer with AMP:  Are you interested in completing a course this summer?  Please see Mr. Spray in 309 and fill out this form: Spring/Summer AMP PROGRAM​


They are looking for a fulltime position for a responsible young adult
Are you Graduating & looking for a full time job??
Interested in decorating or home renovation?
Bartle & Gibson is looking for a responsible young adult to work in their plumbing supply showroom.
($15 hour)  Great opportunity to join a company which offers competitive wages, health and dental benefits.
To apply email resume to benjy@bartlegibson.com

CFB Esquimalt is hiring Student Food Services Attendants.
If you are interested please see Mrs. Giesbrecht in the Career Centre.

Are you looking for a great summer job with flexible hours, great pay and a fantastic work environment?
If yes, then Tim Horton’s at Royal Jubilee Hospital would like to hear from you.
What we offer:

  • Starting wage of $15/hr, $16.25/hr following probationary period.
  • Flexible shifts starting from 5:30 a.m. Just fill out your availability form and we work around your schedule. (Including when you go back to school in September.)
  • No late nights, unit closes at 9 p.m. M-F; 8 p.m. weekends and Stat holidays.
  • Complete training with one of best QSR businesses in Canada.

What you need:

  • You must be at least 16 years of age.
  • You must have your Level 1, or Basic Food Safe Certificate (course available on line).
  • You need two references (yes, you can use your teachers).
  • Finally, a friendly outgoing personality and a willingness to learn are strong assets to have.ves is a

If interested in this job opportunity, please email your resume to:

Victoria Golf Club is hiring seasonal employees.  Please click here for all the details or see the poster outside the Career Centre. https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/work–volunteer

Looking for part time work in Victoria?  Here is a link that shows many new opportunities.  Home Depot, Staples, Browns Socialhouse, Footlocker, Subway and so much more.  https://www.indeed.ca/jobs?q=part+time&l=Victoria%2C+BC&radius=15&fromage=last&start=20#

Volunteer Opportunity

Playful Pencil Art Studio is looking for volunteers to help with delivering art programs to kids ages 7-13 in Oak Bay this summer! If you are going into grade 11 or 12, have some artistic skills and enjoy working with kids we’d love to hear from you! Work with Jodi to provide a fun and creative atmosphere for learning, friendship making and summer fun.

Please contact Jodi for more information. Jodi@playfulpencil.ca / 778-265-2261

We are seeking volunteers for the Margaret Jenkins Spring Fair on June 8 (5-8pm) – any students who would like to volunteer please sign up via this link: https://tinyurl.com/yce9qgh5 In recent years, they have had students help with the cupcake walk, face painting and the recycling station.

Oaklands Sunset Market is looking for volunteers on Wednesdays from June 27th to August 29th.  Hours vary between 1:00 pm – 10:00pm. Please see the attached link or the poster outside the Career Centre.


Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada is looking for volunteers on May 27th 2018 at Willow’s Beach Park.  Please email Jenessa Noviello at jenessa.noviello@mssociety.ca for call 250-388-6496 Ext. 7326 if you are interested.

Camp Pringle is seeking youth between the ages of 16-18 years of age to volunteer this summer as Counsellors in Training.  If you are interested in volunteering a few weeks during the summer please contact Kezia Cowtan at 250-743-2189 or email www.camppringle.com

Grad 2018 News


Reminder to all grade 12’s…
Applications and information on both the Greater Victoria Scholarships and the District Authority Awards can be found in the Career Centre.  Please see Ms. Giesbrecht or Mr. Alexander if you have any questions.  Due date for all awards is June 8th except for the Stephanie Johnson scholarship which is due May 31st

TRANSCRIPT Information:  You can access your transcript online now, to see information for yourself or for picking post-secondary institutions to order and send to.  No need to have a paper copy now J.  Go to the Ministry of Education’s Transcripts and Certificate website at http://www.StudentTranscripts.gov.bc.ca.  If you have any questions go and see Mr. Alexander or Mrs. Giesbrecht.